Prof. A. Lin Goodwin

Dean and Professor of the Faculty of Education

The University of Hong Kong
The Evenden Foundation Chair at Teachers College, Columbia University

Biography

Lin Goodwin is Dean and Professor of the Faculty of Education at the University of Hong Kong, and holds the Evenden Foundation Chair at Teachers College, Columbia University. She is immediate past Vice President of the American Educational Research Association—Division K: Teaching and Teacher Education, and the inaugural Dr. Ruth Wong Professor of Teacher Education at the National Institute of Education in Singapore. Dr. Goodwin’s research focuses on teacher and teacher educator identities and development; multicultural understandings and curriculum enactments; issues facing Asian/Asian American teachers and students in U.S. schools; and on international analyses/comparisons of teacher education practice and policy. Recent publications include “Who is in the classroom now? Teacher preparation and the education of immigrant children” (Educational Studies), and Empowered educators in Singapore: How high-performing systems shape teaching quality (with Ee-Ling Low, National Institute of Education, Singapore, and Linda Darling-Hammond, Learning Policy Institute, USA)